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1 EL INCA GARCILASO DE LA VEGA
Lima, Peru Libreria Francesa Cientifica 1923 Wrs. Very Good 
Primera & Segunda Partes. Both first editions of this edition. Part One-1539-1616, 83 pp.; Part Two-68 pp. Some chipping & browning on wrs. In Spanish. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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2 OFFICIAL REGISTER OF THE OFFICERS AND CADETS OF THE U. S. MILITARY ACADEMY, WEST POINT, NEW YORK.
N. Y. W. L. Burroughs Printer 1856 1st. Paper Very Good 
Paper covers (some browning on edges) with tape spine, 22 pp. List the staff and the cadets in the Order of Merit in their respective classes. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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3 SIX IMAGES OF HISTORICAL SITES IN TEXAS.
N.P. Unknown Framed Fine 7" x 9" 
Six color images matted, each 7" x 9" with the actual images 3"x4" or less from 1878 engravings as noted on the backs. Cathedral de San Francisco; The State Insane Asylum, Austin; View of San Pedro Springs, San Antonio; Colorado River Bridge, Austin; Masonic Temple at Palestine; & Texas Military Institure, Austin. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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4 Adams, L.I., Jr. TIME AND SHADOWS.
Waco Davis Bros. 1971 1st. Cloth Fine Near Fine 
D.j., 297 pp., photos, index. A history of Jefferson County--little-known and untold stories of the area. Gulf coast county-China, Nome, Sour Lake, Concord, etc. Labelle Cattle Trail & early ranching on Cow Bayou. Excellent on early oil activities. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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5 Alexander, Bob LAWMEN, OUTLAWS, AND S.O.Bs. Vol. II. Gunfighters of the Old Southwest.
Silver City High Lonesome 2007 1st. As New As New 
D.j., 308 pp., photos, index. SIGNED. Introd. by Chuck Parsons. A collection of stories about violent men including the Ketchum Brothers, Chico Cano, Frank Hamer, and the fighting Lopez Family of southern New Mexico. Ltd. 500c. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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6 Alford, Sara C. THRILLS ON A TEXAS RANCH.
San Antonio Naylor 1936 1st. Cloth Very Good None 
Cloth, no d.j., 263 pp. Set on the Allen ranch in South Texas in 1880. Appears to be fiction. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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7 Avera, Carl L. WIND SWEPT LAND.
San Antonio Naylor 1964 1st. Bds. Very Good Very Good 
D.j. (clipped), 89 pp., photos, guide map on e.p. History of Palestine, Texas, county seat of Anderson county from 1846 to about 1930. Boards slightly bent about an inch from the top not effecting text. SIGNED by Avera. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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8 Baker, Inez. YESTERDAY IN HALL COUNTY.
Memphis Book Craft 1940 1st. Cloth Fine Very Good 
D.j. (missing small pieces upper front corner, tanned edges & spine), 219 pp., photos. Bookplate. Fine copy except slight wear upper spine end. Very scarce history of West Texas county, bordering on the Panhandle. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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9 Baker, J.W. A HISTORY OF ROBERTSON COUNTY, TEXAS.
Waco Texian Press 1970 1st. Fine Near Fine 
D.j., 571 pp., photos, map, index. Early settlement on the Brazos River starting in the 1820's. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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10 Ballard, Brig.Gen. Colin R. THE MILITARY GENIUS OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN.
Cleaveland World Pub. 1952 1st. Cloth Near Fine None 
Cloth, 246 pp., photos from the Meserve Collection, index. No d.j. Preface by Fletcher Pratt. A study of Lincoln's influence on the strategy of the Civil War and attempts to prove that he was an excellent strategist. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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11 Barkley, Mary Starr. HISTORY OF TRAVIS COUNTY AND AUSTIN 1839-1899.
Austin Austin Printing Co. 1981 3rd Ed. Cloth Near Fine Very Good 
D.j., blue cloth, 388 pp. plus 20 pp. of photos, extensive notes & index. The best basic history of Austin, originally called Waterloo, with good insight into the people who laid the foundation for Travis County. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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12 Barton, William E. LINCOLN AT GETTYSBURG. What H.he Intended to Say; What He Said; What Was Reported; What He Wished He Had Said.
N. Y. Peter Smith 1950 1st. Of This Ed. Cloth Very Good No D.j. Issued 
Blue cloth, 263 pp., illus., index. Reprint of the 1930 edition. No d.j. as issued. Very nice copy. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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13 Bearss, Edwin C. THE VICKSBURG CAMPAIGN.
Dayton Morningside 1991 Two Tone Cloth Fine Mylar 
Blue & gray cloth, mylar covers, 3 volumes (1991 reissue of 1985 edition)--769 pp., 689 pp., & pp. 691-1432 pp., maps, photos, index. INSCRIBED by Bearrs in 1st vol. An exhaustive account of the fighting by the Vicksburg National Military Park historian. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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14 Beck, Tom. THE ART OF EDWARD S. CURTIS. Photographs from The North American Indian.
Edison Chartwell Books 1995 1st. Hard Cover Fine Fine 
D.j., 16 pages of introduction about Curtis and over 100 plates of his best work. This is an excellent book of Indian photographs. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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15 Bell County BELL COUNTY HISTORY. A Pictorial History of Bell County, Texas
Fort Worth University Supply & Equipment Co. 1958 1st. Embossed Leatherette Near Fine No D.j. Issued 
Tan embossed simulated leather, 220 pp., many photos, index. The first pictorial history of Bell County sponsored by the Temple Junior Chamber of Commerce. Very scarce. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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16 Bowdle, Mrs. Lowell & Mrs. Mason Lemons, Ed. BOOKER TEXAS. DIMENSIONS OF PROGRESS 1919-1969
Booker Booker Booster Club 1969 1st. Dec. Cloth Very Good No D.j. Issued 
Decorated black cloth (faded as are all copies I have seen), 320 pp., many photos, endpaper map. History of the town & area---Ochiltree county in the Panhandle---and family histories pp.74-249. SIGNED by the editors. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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17 Bremner, Robert H. THE PUBLIC GOOD: Philanthropy & Welfare in the Civil War Era.
N. Y. Knopf 1980 1st. Cloth Fine Very Good 
D.j., 234 pp., 16 pp. of illus., index. The Impact of the Civil War series. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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18 Broder, Patricia J. BRONZES OF THE AMERICAN WEST.
N.Y. Harry N. Abrams 1974 1st. Fine Fine 
D.j., 431 pp. with 511 illus. (many in color), index. INSCRIBED by Broder. Covers Russell, Remington, Borglum, Dallin, Harry Jackson, Phippen, Beeler, Moyers, Speed, Mel Warren, many others. The most comprehensive survey of Western bronzes. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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19 Bruce, Robert V. LINCOLN AND THE TOOLS OF WAR.
Indianapolis Bobbs-Merrill 1956 1st. Cloth Very Good Very Good 
D.j., 368 pp., frontis., illus., index. Chronicles President Lincoln's struggle agains bureaucratic red tape and his dealings with a colorful parade of inventors, ordnance experts, military officers, and lobbyists who heralded a new era of warfare. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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20 Bruce, Robert. THE FIGHTING NORTHS AND PAWNEE SCOUTS.
Lincoln Nebraska Hist. Soc. 1932 1st. Pict. Wrs. Very Good + 
72 pp., photos, maps. The extraordinary careers of Frank & Luther North who organized & commanded the Pawnee Scouts Bn. Based on correspondence with L. North 1929-1932. 1863-1877 - Powder River Expedition, Plum Creek, Massacre Canon, Dull Knife Fight. Small chewed spot on rear. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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